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Accession Number: 95-1016


Waddell land document. -- 10 Oct. 1821. -- 1 item (framed).

Biography / History

Robert Waddell and Hugh Waddell were brothers who were both businessmen in Durham County in the mid to late 1800's and the early 1900's. Robert Waddell resided in Balieboro and Hugh Waddell lived in Millbrook.

Custodial History

This item was in the custody of the Hugh Waddell family before it was donated to the Trent University Archives. Hugh Waddell was a member of the Board of Governors at Trent University.

Scope and Content

This item is a framed land grant document granting John Meyner one hundred acres of land in Cavan Township and dated October 10, 1821.


Title based on the family which owned the item.

This item was donated by Joan Waddell of Toronto, Ontario.

Restrictions: N

For related records see: 82-024.

Located in Large Materials Cabinet - Drawer 34.